Resilient cities are key in coping with natural disasters June 18, 2018 Cities of the future must be resilient and have a public administration capable of reducing risks and responding effectively to natural disasters.
Daule River Conservation Plan: a critical component for resilience, mitigation and adaptation to climate change Daule River Conservation Plan: a critical component for resilience, mitigation and adaptation to climate change June 06, 2018 The main goal of the Daule River Basin Conservation Plan is to improve the quality of life of residents and raise environmental awareness regarding water conservation.
Ecuadorian banks to implement new environmental and social policies Ecuadorian banks to implement new environmental and social policies June 06, 2018 CAF-development bank of Latin America- and Banco del Pacífico signed a technical cooperation agreement to implement an environmental and social risk management system (SARAS) in loan operations of the Ecuadorian bank.
Yes, we can.  How to reduce the impact of climate change on Latin America’s infrastructure Yes, we can. How to reduce the impact of climate change on Latin America’s infrastructure April 17, 2018 For every dollar invested in prevention, we save more than seven dollars in reconstruction; hence the importance of planning, designing, financing and operating resilient, low-carbon infrastructure in the region. Argentina and Chile are already makin…
CAF to hold conference April 25 and 26 in Argentina on inclusive and resilient infrastructure CAF to hold conference April 25 and 26 in Argentina on inclusive and resilient infrastructure April 12, 2018 Over fifty leaders from Latin America and around the world will attend the Conference on Infrastructure for the Development of Latin America, to be held by CAF at the Hotel Alvear Icon in Buenos Aires. The conference will discuss the challenges facin…
Latin American cities reduce climate footprint Latin American cities reduce climate footprint March 26, 2018 Fourteen Latin American cities are participating in the Huella de Ciudades [Footprint of Cities] initiative, which supports local governments in identifying actions, designing and implementing development plans based on mitigation and adaptation to c…
Empowered municipal administration to better manage urban green spaces July 12, 2017 CAF and FAO organized a forum to discuss the most effective measures to empower municipal administration and achieve a better quality of life through an improved management of green spaces
CAF supports Panama’s goal of reforesting a million hectares CAF supports Panama’s goal of reforesting a million hectares June 26, 2017 Directors and collaborators of the multilateral body joined the III Great National Day for the Reforestation of Panama, as part of the public-private strategy named: Alliance for a million hectares, which also seeks to recover the water resource…
Promoting Climate Action on the Ground in Latin America March 31, 2017 Today sees the opening of a Regional Collaboration Centre in Panama City, to be operated by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) secretariat in partnership with CAF - Development Bank of Latin America. The centre wi…